Toowong – 4066

Toowong

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Toowong is an inner suburb of Brisbane 5km west of the CBD. At the centre of Toowong is a commercial precinct including Toowong Village. The heritage-listed Toowong Cemetery is the largest in Brisbane and a signposted walk provides information on various people buried on the site.

Surrounding suburbs: Auchenflower, Bardon, Milton, St Lucia, Taringa, West End

Council hotline: (07) 3403 8888

Council website: brisbane.qld.gov.au

Toowong Need to know

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Local Members Councillor Peter Matic
Toowong Ward
50 High St, Toowong 4006
Phone: (07) 3403 2520
Email: toowong.ward@ecn.net.au
State Members Hon Scott Emerson
Electorate: Indooroopilly
Suite 1 / 49 Station Rd, Indooroopilly
Phone: (07) 3878 1928
Email: indooroopilly@parliament.qld.gov.au
  Mrs Saxon Rice MP
Electorate: Mount Coot-tha
G-3 / 524 Milton Rd, Toowong 4006
Phone: (07) 3217 7142
Email: mount.coot-tha@parliament.qld.gov.au
Federal Members Mrs Jane Prentice MP
Electorate: Ryan
636 Moggill Rd, Chapel Hill 4069
Phone: (07) 3378 1599
Email: jane.prentice.mp@aph.gov.au
Green waste collection Green waste collected fortnightly, alternate to the recycling collection
Recycling collection Recycling collected fortnightly
Rubbish collection General waste collected weekly on a Tuesday
Watering restrictions The last remaining water restrictions in SEQ were lifted on 1 January, 2013
Bikeways On-road: Land St, Sylvan Rd, Sherwood Rd, Woodstock Rd, Dean St to Anzac Park Western Fwy, Toowong 4066
  Off-road: From Anzac Park, Dean St, alongside Western Freeway, Toowong 4066
Ferry stops Regatta: Coronation Dr, Toowong,
Train station Taringa Train Station: 1 Princess St, Taringa 4068
  Auchenflower Train Station: Auchenflower Terrace, Auchenflower 4066
  Toowong Train Station: Sherwood Road, Toowong 4066
Early learning centres Toowong Child Care Centre: 78 Sherwood Rd, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3371 2232
  Jahjumbeen Occasional Child Care Centre: 5 Grove St, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3371 5451
Hospitals Toowong Private Hospital: 496 Milton Rd, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3721 8000
Email: tph@toowongprivatehospital.com.au
Library Toowong Library: 9 Sherwood Rd, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3403 2590
Primary schools Brisbane Boys' College: Kensington Tce, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3309 3500
Email: mail@bbc.qld.edu.au
  St Ignatius Catholic School: 46 Grove St, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3371 1094
Email: ptoowong@bne.catholic.edu.au
  Toowong State School: 37 Osyth St, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3859 6111
Email: admin@toowongss.eq.edu.au
Secondary schools Stuartholme School: Birdwood Tce, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3369 5466
Email: admin@stuartholme.qld.edu.au
  Queensland Academy for Science, Mathematics and Technology: 78 Bywong St, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3377 9333
  Brisbane Boys' College: Kensington Tce, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3309 3500
Email: mail@bbc.qld.edu.au
Dog parks Perrin Park: Josling St,
  Anzac Park: Wool St, Toowong 4066
Parks/Playgrounds Quinn Park: Bates Ln, Milton Rd and Quinn St, Toowong 4066
  Perrin Park: Burns and Gailey Rds, Heroes Ave and Josling St, Toowong 4066
Features: Has toilets, playground, water, barbecue, shelter, wheelchair access, bikeway/walkway
  Oxford Road: Broseley and Oxford Rds, Toowong 4066
  Regatta Park: Coronation Dr, at Land St, Toowong 4066
  Toowong Memorial Park: Dixon St, Park Ln and Sylvan Rd, Toowong 4066
Features: Has toilets, playground, water, barbecue, basketball half-court
  Westbrook Park: Camp, Duke, Market and Wilmac Sts, Toowong 4066
  Anzac Park: Dean St, Mt Coot-tha Rd, Western Fwy and Wool St, Toowong 4066
Features: Has toilets, playground, water, barbecue, shelter, wheelchair access
  The Green: Cnr of Milton and Sylvan Rds, Toowong 4066
  Oakman Park: Moggill Rd and Union St, Toowong 4066
Features: Has playground, water, barbecue
  Broseley Road: Broseley Rd and Kent St, Toowong 4066
  Birdwood Terrace: Birdwood Tce and Mt Coot-tha Rd, Toowong 4066
  Benson St: Benson and MacDonnell Sts, Toowong 4066
  Dunmore Park: Lang Pde and Cue and Roy Sts, Toowong 4066
Features: Has toilets, playground, water, barbecue, shelter, wheelchair access, basketball half-court
  Gower St: Broseley Rd and Gower St, Toowong 4066
  Moorlands Park: Coronation Dr and Land St, Toowong 4066
Features: Has playground, water, barbecue
  Brisbane BotanicGardens Mount Coot-tha: Mt Coot-tha Rd and Western Fwy, Toowong 4066
Features: Has toilets, water, barbecue, shelter, wheelchair access, Wi-Fi
  Miskin St: Miskin St, at Toowong Creek, Toowong 4066
  McIlwraith Park: Auchenflower Tce andDixon and McIlwraith Sts, Toowong 4066
Shopping centres Toowong Village: 9 Sherwood Rd, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3870 7177
Email: toowongvillage@retailfirst.com.au
Anglican Churches St Thomas Anglican Church of Toowong: Corner of Jephson St and High St, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3870 1655
Email: office@stthomastoowong.org.au
Baptist Toowong Baptist Church: 5 Jephson St, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3871 1022
Email: info@toowongbc.org.au
Catholic Churches St Ignatius Catholic Parish: 30 Kensington Tce, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3870 7818
Uniting Churches Toowong Uniting Church: 82 Sherwood Rd, Toowong 4066
Phone: (07) 3870 9684
Email: info@toowongunitingchurch.org.au

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